Silver sponsors

B-H Transfer Company

In business since 1971, B-H Transfer Co. handles import/export shipments, container management services, domestic shipments of industrial minerals and chemicals, and they have a rail-to-truck transload division.

Ceres Terminals Incorporated

Ceres Terminals Incorporated, one of North America’s largest stevedores and marine terminal operators, brings unsurpassed experience and operational diversity to handling containers, autos, roll-on/roll-off, breakbulk, steel, neo-bulk, bulk cargoes and cruise vessel operations. Ceres competes on more than just price. We deliver added value for our customers.

Coastal Logistics Group, Inc.

CLG is a family owned Savannah headquartered 3PL. With operations in Georgia, the Carolinas and Virginia, CLG focuses on industrial warehousing and paper, packaging and Crating, out of gauge cargo handling and mobile project services. CLG also specializes in custom solutions for the most complex and varied challenges that today’s markets present.

Howard Sheppard, Inc.

Howard Sheppard, Inc. is a family – owned and operated trucking company that has been in business for more than 75 years. Howard Sheppard Inc.’s Intermodal Division services the Savannah and Charleston Ports and specializes in handling overweight and refrigerated containers. Please visit our website to learn more about our services.

Hussey Gay Bell

Celebrating more than five decades of service to the Georgia Ports Authority, our civil and structural engineers, architects, surveyors and construction inspectors are committed to delivery of thoughtfully – designed marine, port and related commercial/industrial projects. Our team caters to your needs – inside, outside and around the port hub.

INFORM Software

As a world leading AI solution supplier, INFORM Software develops solutions that combine the best of Operations Research (OR) methodology with proven AI to deliver powerful operational decision-making support systems across the supply chain. With applications in automotive, finished vehicle, intermodal rail, maritime terminal, and parcel logistics - no #logisticschallenge is to complex.


JIMCO Bulk Services is a world – class provider of rail to container transloading services for agricultural and other products that include dried distillers grains (DDGs), soybeans, wheat, and corn meal gluten. Located just minutes from the Georgia Ports Authority on Norfolk Southern’s rail system, JIMCO provides full access to documentation and inspection services for your containerized export needs.

JIT Warehousing & Logistics, LLC

JIT offers world-class warehousing, trucking, shipside delivery, intermodal services, specialty hauling, crane services, cross docking, escort services and more. Savannah facilities offer more than a million square feet of inside storage and more than 10 acres of outside storage. CSX and two Norfolk Southern rail sidings. JIT is your turn key, "Just-In-Time" operator.

Lightning Transportation

With Lightning Transportation you get personalized, reliable intermodal drayage and domestic truckload services. Committed to highly flexible and efficient operations, Lightning will help reduce shipping costs and give you peace of mind with safe and “on time” delivery. We are dedicated to building and maintaining a long term partnership with our customers.

Matson Logistics, Inc.

Matson Logistics, Inc., offers a comprehensive suite of supply chain services, including warehousing and distribution, freight consolidation in China, domestic and international intermodal rail, FTL, LTL and expedited transportation services. Matson provides innovative supply chain solutions, from Shanghai to Savannah. Matson Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Matson Navigation Company, Inc.

Port City Logistics

Port City Logistics, Inc. offers a wide variety of cost effective transportation, warehousing, and storage services in Savannah, Ga. With approximately 2 million square feet of warehouse space conveniently located 4.5 miles from the port, we can accommodate most any service requirement. Our focus is to maximize your efficiency while minimizing your cost.

Saga Welco AS

Saga Welco is a global shipping company that offers high quality solutions for the transportation of forest products, breakbulk and bulk cargoes. A modern fleet of 53 open-hatch gantry and jib-craned vessels ensures that we maintain the highest standards in quality, cargo care and service for our customers around the world.

Savannah Pilots Association

One of the nation’s oldest pilots associations, the Savannah Pilots Association has continuously played an important role in the growth and development of the Savannah port and the regional economy, always doing so with the professionalism and dedication of its members.

Schneider Port Logistics

Schneider Port Logistics and Warehousing services remove the uncertainty of international freight shipping with reliable port dray, transloading and contract warehousing/distribution – driving efficiency and optimization in your supply chain. With operations in Savannah, Norfolk, New Jersey, Houston, Los Angeles, Charleston and Savannah, along with inland locations, we can help you move your freight seamlessly from port to store, or anywhere in between.


Since 1948, TCW has been providing transportation services in the Southeastern US. By incorporating intermodal, truckload, distribution, transload and hostling services, TCW provides value added efficiency. As an asset based fleet with 24/7 services, TCW is committed to fully supporting the growing logistical demands of Georgia and surrounding states.


For 50-plus years, TMEIC has provided crane controls and automation systems for port cranes. TMEIC’s advanced systems drive the world’s newest automated container ports in Barcelona, Sydney, Abu Dhabi and New Jersey as well as recently completed crane control retrofits right here in Savannah. TMEIC… When Innovation Matters.

United States Maritime Alliance, Ltd. (USMX)

The United States Maritime Alliance, Ltd. (USMX) is a non-profit, incorporated membership alliance of East and Gulf Coast employers (container carriers, terminal operators and port associations) of the longshore industry. USMX represents its members in Master Contract bargaining, oversees coastwide longshore training and administers fringe benefit funds and programs.